byTalk by Sidh Mendiratta, recorded by Frederick FN Noronha.
The abandonment of Old Goa was a very long process, says architect Sidh Mendiratta of Portugal. There was also a systematic dismantling of buildings there by the Church and State authorities, over a long period of time. He describes the Gracias-Vassalo e Silva plan of 1961 -- "the most comprehensive and consequential initiative to date" for the conservation of the buildings and ruins of this old colonial capital -- and offers new ideas on oportunities regarding heritage issues in Old... Topics: old goa, archaeology, conservation, architects, vassalo e silva, musealisation
Cristina Osswald,art historian from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa's Department of Art History, talks about the Jesuit buildings in Goa and their artistic and architectural features, on the launch of her book *Written in Stone* (Xavier Centre of Historical Research, Alto Porvorim, Goa, India, Jan 29, 2013). Topics: goa, jesuit, art, architecture, features, buildings, jesuit art, old goa, salcete, indo-portuguese,...
The Dr Ribeiro Goan School alumni/alumnae held their second annual reunion at the Bom Jesu Basilica, Old Goa, Goa on January 26, 2016. This is a recording of the religious event and Mass. Topics: nairobi, alumni, goa, dr ribeiro goan school, old goa, bom jesu, jan 26 2016, drgs